Whitman Wire

“I Too Am Whitman” gives voice to marginalized students, identities

Photo by Caroline Ashford Arya.

Missy Gerlach, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2016

Stepping into the Stevens Gallery in Reid, one is faced with an interesting set of images and writings. To the left, pieces of poster paper are taped to the wall, each one with a short statement. To the right, portraits of Whitman students, each one holding their respective piece of paper, allow vie...

Senior John Lee Creates Whitman’s Own Sitcom

Megan Hearst

April 7, 2016

"Saturdays" is the brainchild of Whitman student John Lee.

KWCW Show of the Week

Hannah Poukish

September 30, 2015

Did you know that the Pioneer has a weekly podcast: The Pio Hour? Videographer Hannah Poukish interviews Andrew Schwartz and Anna Middleton, two of the show's four hosts. To listen to the Pio Hour live, tune in to KWCW 90.5 FM Mondays at 10 a.m., or visit The Pio Hour Podcast.  ...

Off the Record

Marra Clay

November 6, 2014

Off the Record, a Whitman band featuring Jonas Myers (2013) and Maya Abramson (2015), has been becoming popular on campus this year. Videographer Emma Casley works with writer Daniel Kim to interview the duo to learn more about their music styles and the group's aspirations.   *This a...

Radical Subtlety and Smartphone Ads

Spencer Wharton

December 7, 2012

I was yelling at the TV for a lot of election night. I was at the Pio's election night liveblog headquarters (read: Managing Editor Libby Arnosti's house), watching a live feed of election coverage, as well as compulsively refreshing multiple tabs in my browser. As anyone who knows me will tell you, ...

Production Night Productions: Squirrels, inspired by SQUIRRELS!

Adam Brayton

October 6, 2011

In response to last week's squirrel issue, The Backpage brings you the first-ever Production Night Production: Squirrels, Inspired by Squirrels. Just follow the following magical link: magical link.

Whitman charges for streaming videos

Tyler Hurlburt

October 14, 2010

On Wednesday, Sept. 22, Whitman introduced a new video service allowing people to stream home volleyball matches live online. As the basketball and baseball seasons start, home games for each time will also be available to watch through the Whitman website. Stretch Internet, the company with which...

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